Graduation Requirements

  • Listed below are the graduation requirements as adopted by the Stockton Unified School District Board of Education. Each course is worth 2.5 credits per quarter (10 credits per year).

    English 40
    (Completion of Algebra I)
    (Physical Science/Life Science)
    Social Studies
    (World U.S. and Government Economics)
    Physical Education 20
    Visual and Performing Arts
    (World Language or CTE)
    Electives 70
    Total Credits 210


Graduation Required Credits in SUSD High Schools


    • Course Catalog


      Class of 2022, 2023, and 2024

      • Earn 210 Credits

      Class of 2025

      • Earn 230 Credits

      Class of 2026

      • Earn 230 Credits
      • Complete 3 years of math and 3 years of science

      Class of 2027

      • Earn 230 Credits
      • Complete 3 years of math and 3 years of science
      • Complete 2 years of Language Other Than English (LOTE) in the same language, 1 year of Visual And Performing Arts (VAPA), and 1 year of College Preparatory Electives





     High School Credit Recovery Program

    Credit recovery and credit-earning options are offered to high-school students who:


    • Need credit recovery (received a grade of F in the original course)
    • Want to take a course to improve a grade (received a grade of D in the original course) Pending Course/seat availability.

     Credit recovery and grade improvement options:

    • Online learning
    • Extended School Day 
    • Extended School Year
    • Fifth Year Graduation Option
    • Independent and Virtual Acadamy Options


    SUSD Credit Recovery

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